Mcniven Family History

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Mcniven Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Naoimhín (see Nevin).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Mcnevin, Mciver, Mcgivern, Mcilveen, Mcniff, Mclaren, Mcewen, Mcnee

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Mcniven Family Origin

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Mcniven Family Occupations

What did your Mcniven ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mcniven. 29% of Mcniven men worked as a Farmer and 17% of Mcniven women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mcniven were Car Repairer and Patient

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Blacksmith
    4%
  • Cabinet Maker
    4%
  • Car Repairer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Bookkeeper
    17%
  • Income
    17%
  • Laundress
    17%
  • Patient
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mcniven Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Mcniven. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcniven census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mcniven. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 983 military records available for the last name Mcniven. For the veterans among your Mcniven ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mcniven Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcniven lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mcniven life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mcniven in 1962 was 73, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcniven

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